Mind Medicine Australia is delighted to announce the launch of a new online course, The Fundamentals of Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy for Mental Health. This course will help people understand the foundations of psychedelic-assisted therapy and the application of their use in the treatment of chronic mental illness. This course is open to anyone with an interest in the topic.
This course will be presented by, Dr Tra-ill Dowie and Nigel Denning.
Together we can evolve the state of mental health treatment in Australia, and lead the world in advancing holistic medicine.
Webinar 1 – Wednesday 15 September 2021 – The Science and History of Psychedelic Medicine
Webinar 2 – Wednesday 22 September 2021 – Theory of Mind & Altered State Based Therapy
Webinar 3 – Wednesday 29 September 2021 – Frameworks For Integrating the Transcendent Experience
Webinar 4 – Thursday 7 October 2021 – The Future of Psychedelic Medicine and Paradigm Shift
Time: 6pm – 7:30pm (incl Q&A) (AEST)
The presentation WILL BEGIN AT 6pm.
Location: Online. A link will be emailed to you when you purchase the course.
Dr Tra-ill Dowie
Psychotherapist and Head of the Faculty of Psychotherapy at Ikon Institute Australia
Dr Tra-ill Dowie is the Head of the Faculty of Psychotherapy at Ikon Institute Australia. Dr Dowie is the Chair of the Australian Counselling Association (ACA) Panel for Trauma Standards & Practice. Dr Dowie is a practising psychotherapist, supervisor and public speaker. Dr Dowie’s academic life and public lectures cover a broad range of interdisciplinary topics that relate to the human condition: psychiatry, psychotherapy, trauma, continental philosophy, philosophy of mind, anthropology, health and wellbeing, and human optimisation. He holds dual PhDs, receiving a PhD in Psychiatry from Monash University and a PhD in Philosophy from the University of Melbourne.
Nigel Denning MA, MPsych is a Counselling Psychologist, AHPRA registered supervisor and Managing Director of Integrative Psychology a Psychology/Psychiatry practice in East Melbourne. He is a former Family Violence Co-ordinator for Relationships Australia and is currently the Deputy President of the In Good Faith Foundation, an organisation that supports Institutional Abuse and cult survivors. Nigel is also a registered Neuro-psychotherapy supervisor with IAAN.
Nigel has been involved in Transpersonal Psychology and consciousness studies for over thirty years. He has studied extensively under Stanislav Grof MD and worked closely with Tav Sparks and Grof Transpersonal Training to develop training approaches to Holotropic breathwork and therapy influenced by this modality. Nigel also conducted one of the few peer reviewed research studies on HB.
Nigel teaches and has presented at numerous national and international conferences on state change technology, including medicine work. Nigel also has an established practice in Tibet Bon Dzogchen meditation under the guidance of Dr Daniel Brown of Harvard Medical School.